Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics93.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive101% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory1.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime14 Days
Run DateDec 11 '19 at 16:07
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (40th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Memory 83.8
1-Core 112
2-Core 220
80% 139 Pts
4-Core 318
8-Core 533
54% 425 Pts
64-Core 582
39% 582 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
93.9% Outstanding
Lighting 117
Reflection 123
Parallax 121
95% 120 fps
MRender 93.2
Gravity 119
Splatting 99.6
93% 104 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$125
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 391 261 127 92 97 95 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 459
Write 371
Mixed 362
SusWrite 177
76% 342 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 53.9
182% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 346
261% 349 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 101%
Great: 134%
Hitachi HDT725050VLA380 500GB
450GB free
Firmware: V56OA73A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 63 62 62 63 63 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
39.5% Below average
Read 74.8
Write 59
Mixed 43.8
SusWrite 62.5
44% 60 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 40%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$114
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 153 152 158 157 158 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 151
Write 158
Mixed 70.2
SusWrite 154
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
160% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR3 1333 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
45.2% Average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 14.7
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 14.4
SC Mixed 13.5
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 66%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z97 Anniversary Builds (Compare 1,845 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $853
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